6 weeks ago
Apr 7, 2013 2:42 PM
Nothing is more frustrating than discovering that you don't have everything you need for success when you get to your hunting destination. A basic checklist for the necessary gear and having done your homework for legal and safety requirements in the field are two of the three most important preparations for you hunting adventure. The third potentially exasperating component is just as important...your head game. Don't get caught short on what you need to have...
10 weeks ago
Mar 15, 2013 8:17 AM
Hunting Wild Boar is a sport that is sweeping the nation. Hogs are incredibly prolific and extremely destructive. However, they can be extremely tasty and nutritious as well. Wild boar can be hunted year-round in California and offers a worthy challenge to harvest a destructive game animal.
Designed for all skill levels, the clinic will cover will pig biology, hunting techniques, legal requirements, methods for locating wild pigs, locations to hunt, hands-on field dressing and care of...
12 weeks ago
Feb 28, 2013 9:50 AM
You only get one set of ears and take it from an old gun writer, you had better protect 'em. Walker's Game Ear, the shooting and hunting industry pioneer in hearing protection, introduces the Elite Power Muffs Digital Quads featuring Aridion Technology. The Walker's Game Ear Elite Power Muffs Digital Quads are specially treated with a NanoTech coating for electronics providing the ultimate protective shield against corrosion and water damage.
The Elite Power Muff Digital...
14 weeks ago
Feb 15, 2013 1:34 PM
You don't have to lose your hunting edge during the winter months. Instead of parking it in front of the TV watching hunting shows or spending time on the range to try to maintain skills, you could be out hunting coyotes. In spite of a long history of being hunted, trapped, poisoned and despised, coyote populations continue to rise and as opportunist survivors, many of them live on the periphery of suburban neighborhoods pillaging garbage cans and on farms all across the...
14 weeks ago
Feb 12, 2013 12:44 PM
We are in that in-between time – deer season is over, turkey hasn’t started, you’ve been to the range, you have your son or daughter signed up and taking the Outdoor Roadmap online hunter education course, now what do you to enjoy the outdoors. How about predator hunting? This is available to you in just about every state in the country. Here are some basics on Predator hunting from Robinson Outdoor Products.
- Jim Moore
14 weeks ago
Feb 11, 2013 11:38 AM
Once he's been unsuccessfully hunted, the coyote will play very hard to get. Decide and prepare in advance to outwit and wait-out the challenge and remember that the same land features and tactics that work to the coyote's advantage can also work for your success. Little details matter a lot - Calling less, scouting more, adjusting gear to hunt from a distance and paying close attention to detail can mean the difference between fur collecting and going home cold,...
15 weeks ago
Feb 3, 2013 9:25 AM
I took a much needed deep breath. I had been squealing hard on a diaphragm turkey call for five minutes or more. Indeed, that is not an effective turkey calling method. My ridiculous sounding calls were, in fact, to attract a coyote within shotgun range.
As I began to call once again, I caught movement far up the valley. A loping animal paused long enough for me to get a good look through my binoculars. "A coyote is on its way," I whispered to my wife, Dian, who clung to her...
18 weeks ago
Jan 14, 2013 6:08 AM
Remington is launching its new 783 bolt-action rifle with entirely new platform designed from the ground up. The “7” comes from the 700 line of rifles, the “8” is a throwback to the affordable, but reliable model 788 and the “3” for 2013. The suggested retail price is $451, but at retail it will be closer to $400.
American Rifleman was one of the first to test-fire the new Remington 783 and reports it to be a straight shooting rifle you...
18 weeks ago
Jan 14, 2013 5:55 AM
Everything occurs online today, even hunting. Who would have thought that hunting is all about online today – licenses, hunter education and access to the sport.
According to HunterSurvey.comand AnglerSurvey.com, in 2012, the number of hunters and anglers purchasing licenses online grew by 35 percent and 13 percent respectively since 2009. Today, 28 percent of all hunters and 29 percent of all anglers surveyed report-buying licenses online.
Hunter Education reports similar...
18 weeks ago
Jan 14, 2013 5:39 AM
“The 2013 Python Challenge™ is underway in Florida with 800+ hunters from 32 states registered and searching for the elusive Burmese python in the wilds of the Florida Everglades. The Burmese python is extremely well camouflaged and can grow to more than 17-feet in length. This hunt even made the national news this weekend casting a positive light for hunters helping with conservation efforts.
The “The 2013 Python Challenge™ is a “first”...